Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for BMC PATROL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BMC PATROL over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

BMC PATROL
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 889 872 867
Rank change year-on-year -17 -5 +28
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 14 16 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.015% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.092% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 18
UK median daily rate £250 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.38% +40.00% -
10th Percentile £195 £425 £345
90th Percentile £405 £550 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £300 £375
% change year-on-year -16.67% -20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BMC PATROL is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15,244 12,209 11,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.53% 11.83% 11.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,264 8,271 7,490
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £301 £263 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +5.33% +5.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 282 270
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.13% +8.31%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.25 £12.73
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.19 £21.63
% change year-on-year +8.09% -25.13% +13.64%

BMC PATROL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BMC PATROL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BMC PATROL.

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC PATROL over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +1 14 £250 -52.38% 5
UK excluding London -22 10 £250 -16.67% 4
South West -25 6 £250 -
London +6 4 - - 1
South East - 3 £358 - 4
North West - 1 £800 -
North of England - 1 £800 -

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for BMC PATROL.

1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) BMC
2 8 (57.14%) Migration
2 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
4 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 6 (42.86%) Mac OS
4 6 (42.86%) Office 365
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
5 5 (35.71%) Unix
5 5 (35.71%) Linux
5 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
6 4 (28.57%) Veritas
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (28.57%) IBM
6 4 (28.57%) OpenView
6 4 (28.57%) HP

BMC PATROL
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) iSCSI
1 4 (28.57%) NAS
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) HBase
2 1 (7.14%) HSQLDB
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) ERwin
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Linux Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Linux Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Senior DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL DBA
4 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 3 (21.43%) SQL DBA
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Chief Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (28.57%) LPAR
3 3 (21.43%) Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Mac OS
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Unix
4 4 (28.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Migration
1 8 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 6 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) High Availability
5 4 (28.57%) Patch Management
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 4 (28.57%) Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
6 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Release Management
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Shell Script
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) RHCE
1 4 (28.57%) RHCSA
1 4 (28.57%) RHCVA
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Firmware
1 4 (28.57%) KVM
1 4 (28.57%) RHEV
1 4 (28.57%) Samba
1 4 (28.57%) Sendmail
1 4 (28.57%) Veritas File System
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Flume
2 1 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (28.57%) BladeLogic
2 4 (28.57%) OpenView
2 4 (28.57%) Tivoli
2 4 (28.57%) yum
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 3 (21.43%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) Ganglia
4 1 (7.14%) Nagios
4 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) BMC
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) Opsware
3 4 (28.57%) Veritas
4 3 (21.43%) ServiceNow
5 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
5 1 (7.14%) Hortonworks
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle